Clara Paget

by follers on April 24, 2017

Birth Name: Clara Elizabeth Iris Paget

Place of Birth: Westminster, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 12 September, 1988

Ethnicity: English, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, more distant Jersey (Channel Islander)

Clara Paget is a British model and actress. She is the daughter of Georgeanne Elizabeth Elliott (Downes) and Charles Alexander Vaughan Paget, 8th Marquess of Anglesey.

Clara’s “Paget” family can be traced back to William Paget, 1st Lord Paget (of Beaudesert), who was born, c. 1506.

Clara’s paternal grandfather was George Charles Henry Victor Paget, 7th Marquess of Anglesey (the son of Charles Henry Alexander Paget, 6th Marquess of Anglesey, and of Lady Victoria Marjorie Harriet Manners). Clara’s great-grandfather Charles was the son of Lord Alexander Victor Paget and The Hon. Hester Alice Stapleton-Cotton. Lady Victoria was the daughter of Henry John Brinsley Manners, 8th Duke of Rutland, and of Marion Margaret Violet Lindsay.

Clara’s paternal grandmother was Elizabeth Shirley Vaughan Morgan (the daughter of Charles Langbridge Morgan and Hilda Campbell Vaughan). Charles was the son of Sir Charles Langbridge Morgan and Mary Watkins. Clara’s great-grandmother Hilda Vaughan Morgan was an author, and was born in Breconshire, Wales, the daughter of Hugh Vaughan Vaughan and Eva Campbell.

Clara’s maternal grandparents are Colonel John Alfred Downes and Anne J. Elliot-Deacon.

Sources: Genealogies of Clara Paget –

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Maty Noyes

by Manila on February 12, 2017

Birth Name: Madeline Ashley Noyes

Place of Birth: Corinth, Mississippi, United States

Date of Birth: August 25, 1997

Ethnicity: Channel Islander (Jersey), Dutch, English, French, German, Irish, Italian, Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), Scottish, Swedish, Swiss-German, Welsh, as well as remote Austrian, Danish, Faroese, and Patawomeck Native American

Maty Noyes is an American singer. Her father, Timothy Lee Noyes, is a physician. Her mother, Erica Lynn (Moore), is a pediatrician.

Maty’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to her ninteenth great-grandfather, Robert Noyes.

Maty’s paternal grandfather was Thomas Lee “Tom” Noyes (the son of Okell Noyes and Mary Kathryn McCullah, later Case). Okell was the son of Estel Noyes and Golden Leona Grant. Kathryn was the biological daughter of Charles McCullah and Clara. She was raised by Charley Dotson “Dot” Case and Lena Eva Miller.

Maty’s paternal grandmother is Lynn Wherry.

Maty’s maternal grandfather is Eric Dean Moore (the son of Asier Dean Moore and Connie Louaine Johnson). Connie was the daughter of Thomas Edna “Ed” Johnson and Connie Zelma Phelps.

Maty’s maternal grandmother is Geraldine Virginia “Geri” Cook (the daughter of Frederick Earl Cook and Evelyn Virginia Newquist). Frederick was the son of Frank Crawford Cook and Louise Fredericka Holtgreve. Evelyn was the daughter of Swedish immigrants, Arvid Nathanael Nyquist (later Arvid Nathaniel Newquist) and Hanna Kristina Olsdotter (later Hannah Christina Olson), both of Sunne, Värmland.

Sources: Obituary of Maty’s paternal grandfather, Thomas Lee Noyes –

Maty’s paternal great-grandfather, Okell Noyes, on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Maty’s paternal great-grandmother, Mary Kathryn (McCullah) Noyes –

Obituaries of Maty’s maternal great-grandmother, Connie Louaine (Johnson) Moore –

Birth record of Maty’s maternal grandmother, Geraldine Virginia Cook –

Marriage record of Maty’s maternal great-grandparents, Frederick Earl Cook and Evelyn Virginia Newquist –

Birth record of Maty’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Arvid Natanael Nyqvist –

Birth record of Maty’s maternal great-great-grandmother, Hanna Kristina Olsdotter –

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Nick Offerman

by madman on December 11, 2016

Birth Name: Nicholas David Offerman

Place of Birth: Joliet, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: June 26, 1970

Ethnicity: German, Swiss-German, English, Irish, distant Welsh, remote French, Scottish, and Jersey [Channel Islander]

Nick Offerman is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, musician, humorist, and carpenter. He is the son of Catherine Ann (Roberts), a nurse, and Frederic Dames Offerman, a teacher. Nick is married to actress Megan Mullally.

Nick’s father is of German (including Swiss-German) descent. Nick’s mother is of English, Irish, German, Swiss-German, as well as distant Welsh, and remote French, Scottish, and Jersey (Channel Islander), ancestry.

Nick’s paternal grandfather was Raymond Eugene Offerman (the son of Nicholas/Nick M. Offermann and Matilda F. Schweizer). Raymond was born in Illinois. Nick’s great-grandfather Nicholas was born in Illinois, the son of German parents, Franz Offermann and Susannah/Susanna Korst. Matilda was born in Illinois, to Swiss-German parents, Joseph Casper Schweizer and Barbara Ernst.

Nick’s paternal grandmother was Marilynn Olivia Dames (the daughter of Fredric/Fred Cramer Dames and Louise Juliet Wilhelmi). Marilynn was born in Illinois. Fredric was the son of Joseph Dames and Margaretha/Margaret Cramer/Kraemer, who were born in Illinois, both of them to German parents. Louise was the daughter of John Peter Wilhelmi and Mary Louise Boos, who were also both born in Illinois, to German parents.

Nick’s maternal grandfather was Michael Donald Roberts (the son of William Dean Roberts and Carrie Alta Orvelene Knupp). Michael was born in Illinois. William was the son of Samuel Johnson Roberts and Sarah Ann Prater. Carrie was the daughter of Michael Lafayette Knupp and Lenna Mae Thompson.

Nick’s maternal grandmother was Eloise Catherine Loucks (the daughter of Harry Milton Loucks and Hazel Ada Smith). Eloise was born in Illinois. Harry was the son of Milton Scott Loucks and Catherine Bell Barr. Hazel was the daughter of James Charles Smith and Mary J. Kehoe, who was Irish.

Sources: Genealogies of Nick Offerman –

Genealogy of Nick’s father –

Genealogy of Nick’s mother (through her sister) –

Genealogy of Nick’s maternal grandfather, Michael Donald Roberts –

Genealogy of Nick’s maternal great-grandfather, William Dean Roberts (focusing on his own mother’s side) –

Nick’s maternal grandmother, Eloise Catherine Loucks, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

by follers on September 16, 2016

Date of Birth: July 5, 1902

Place of Birth: Nahant, Essex, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Death: February 27, 1985

Place of Death: Beverly, Massachusetts, U.S.

Ethnicity: English, some Dutch, small amount of German, distant Jersey (Channel Islander)

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. was an American politician and journalist. A member of the Republican Party, he was a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, from January 3, 1937 to February 3, 1944, and again from January 3, 1947 to January 3, 1953, the 3rd U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, from January 12, 1953 to September 2, 1960, the U.S. Ambassador to South Vietnam, from August 26, 1963 to June 28, 1964, and again from August 25, 1965 to April 25, 1967, and the U.S. Ambassador to West Germany, from May 27, 1968 to January 14, 1969.

He was the Republican Party’s nominee for Vice President of the United States in 1960. He was also a candidate for the Republican Party’s nomination for President of the United States in 1964.

Henry was the son of Mathilda Elizabeth Frelinghuysen (Davis) and George Cabot Lodge, a poet. He was descended from at least six U.S. Senators, four from Massachusetts and two from New Jersey. Each of his grandparents was descended from at least one U.S. Senator.

His brother, John Davis Lodge, was an actor and a politician, having served as Governor of Connecticut, among other duties.

He was married to Emily Sears, with whom he had two children.

Henry’s paternal grandfather was Henry Cabot Lodge (the son of John Ellerton Lodge and Anna Sophia Cabot). Henry’s grandfather Henry was a Republican politician, who was a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, from 1893 to 1924, President pro tempore of the U.S. Senate, in 1912, Senate Majority Leader, from 1920 to 1924, and a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 1916. John was the son of Giles Lodge, who was born in London, England, and of Abigail Harris Langton. Anna was the daughter of Henry Cabot and Anna Sophia Blake; Henry Cabot’s father, George Cabot, was a Pro-Administration politician, who was a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, from 1791 to 1796.

Henry’s paternal grandmother was Anna Cabot Mills Davis (the daughter of Charles Henry Davis and Harriette/Harriet Blake Mills). Charles was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy. He was the son of Daniel Davis and Lois Freeman. Harriette was the daughter of Elijah Hunt Mills, a Federalist politician, who was a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, from 1820 to 1827, and of Harriet Blake.

Henry’s maternal grandfather was John J. Davis (the son of Bruyn Hasbrouck Davis and Martha Whiting Stickney). Bruyn’s father, John Davis, was a Whig and Anti-Jackson politician, who was Governor of Massachusetts, from 1834 to 1835, and again from 1841 to 1843, and a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, from 1835 to 1841, and again from 1845 to 1853. Bruyn’s mother was Eliza/Elizabeth Bancroft. Henry’s great-grandmother Martha was the daughter of Josiah Stickney and Elizabeth Searle.

Henry’s maternal grandmother was Sarah Helen Frelinghuysen (the daughter of Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen and Matilda Elizabeth Griswold). Frederick was a Whig and Republican politician, who was a U.S. Senator from New Jersey, from 1866 to 1869, and again from 1871 to 1877, and the U.S. Secretary of State, from 1881 to 1885. Frederick was the son of Frederick Frelinghuysen, Jr., a New Jersey attorney, and of Jane Dumont. Henry’s great-grandfather Frederick’s own grandfather, also named Frederick Frelinghuysen, was a Federalist politician, who was a U.S. Senator from New Jersey, from 1793 to 1796. Henry’s great-great-great-uncle, Theodore Frelinghuysen, was the Whig Party’s nominee for Vice President of the United States in 1844.

Henry’s great-grandmother Matilda was the daughter of George Griswold and Maria Matilda Cumming.

Sources: Genealogies of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. –


Candace Cameron Bure

by savanna on March 30, 2016

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Birth Name: Candace Helaine Cameron

Place of Birth: Panorama City, California

Date of Birth: April 6, 1976

Ethnicity: Scottish, English, German, Irish, smaller amounts of Channel Islander (Jersey) and Dutch

Candace Cameron Bure is an American actress, producer, author, and talk show panelist. She is the daughter of Barbara (Bausmith) and Robert Cameron. Her brother is actor Kirk Cameron.

Candace’s paternal grandfather is George Wilmer Cameron (the son of George William Cameron and Florence May Nash). Kirk’s great-grandfather George was the son of Scottish parents, Daniel Cameron and Helen Bisset Harley. Florence was the daughter of Frank Nash and Florence Vonguhoof.

Candace’s paternal grandmother is Helen Mabel Myler (the daughter of David Thomas Myler and Alice Mabel Rainey). David was the son of John W. Myler and Sarah Matilda Monasmith.

Candace’s maternal grandfather is Frank Thomas Bausmith, Sr. (the son of Alfred Edward Bausmith and Elizabeth Rawson Schillinger). Alfred was the son of Frank Leon Bausmith and Edith DeCamp Peet. Elizabeth was the daughter of William B. Schillinger and Clara J. Walls.

Candace’s maternal grandmother is Elaine Marie or Jeanne Murphy (the daughter of Eugene William Murphy and Ethel Ruth Journeaux).

Sources: Genealogies of Candace Cameron Bure –

Candace’s maternal grandfather, Frank Thomas Bausmith, Sr., on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Genealogy of Candace’s maternal great-grandfather, Alfred Edward Bausmith (focusing on his own father’s side) –

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